Speciality: 1st. World War
Favourite Tour: Walking the Somme
Interests: Military history; football, squash, running, travel, musical theatre, reading, MG car enthusiast.
About: Married with three children. On leaving school signed as apprentice footballer for Mansfield Town. Injury after 1 year ended any football career. England schoolboy International.
Joined Nottinghamshire Police and served 30 years before retiring 2002. On retirement from Police service began full-time guiding on the Western Front battlefields.